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COSMIC project: consensus on the objectives of the metabolic syndrome in clinic

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dc.contributor.author Pedro-Botet, Juan Carlos
dc.contributor.author Ascaso Gimilio, Juan Francisco
dc.contributor.author Barrios Alonso, Vivencio
dc.contributor.author Sierra, Alejandro de la
dc.contributor.author Escalada, Javier
dc.contributor.author Millán Núñez-Cortés, Jesús
dc.contributor.author Mostaza, José María
dc.contributor.author Pérez-Martínez, Pablo
dc.contributor.author Pintó Sala, Xavier
dc.contributor.author Salas-Salvadó, Jordi
dc.contributor.author Valdivielso, Pedro
dc.date.accessioned 2019-04-03T07:30:50Z
dc.date.available 2019-04-03T07:30:50Z
dc.date.issued 2018
dc.identifier.citation Pedro-Botet J, Ascaso JF, Barrios V, De la Sierra A, Escalada J, Millán J. et al. COSMIC project: consensus on the objectives of the metabolic syndrome in clinic. Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes. 2018 Oct 31;11:683-697. DOI: 10.2147/DMSO.S165740
dc.identifier.issn 1178-7007
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10230/37028
dc.description.abstract Metabolic syndrome (MetS), a disorder with a high and growing prevalence, is a recognized risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and type 2 diabetes. It is a constellation of clinical and metabolic risk factors that include abdominal obesity, dyslipidemia, glucose intolerance, and hypertension. Unfortunately, MetS is typically underrecognized, and there is great heterogeneity in its management, which can hamper clinical decision-making and be a barrier to achieving the therapeutic goals of CVD and diabetes prevention. Although no single treatment for MetS as a whole currently exists, management should be targeted at treating the conditions contributing to it and possibly reversing the risk factors. All this justifies the need to develop recommendations that adapt existing knowledge to clinical practice in our healthcare system. In this regard, professionals from different scientific societies who are involved in the management of the different MetS components reviewed the available scientific evidence focused basically on therapeutic aspects of MetS and developed a consensus document to establish recommendations on therapeutic goals that facilitate their homogenization in clinical decision-making.
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dc.language.iso eng
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dc.subject.other Cor -- Malalties -- Prevenció
dc.subject.other Obesitat
dc.subject.other Hipertensió
dc.subject.other Diabetis -- Prevenció
dc.title COSMIC project: consensus on the objectives of the metabolic syndrome in clinic
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
dc.identifier.doi http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/DMSO.S165740
dc.subject.keyword Cardiovascular prevention
dc.subject.keyword Diabetes prevention
dc.subject.keyword Dyslipidemia
dc.subject.keyword Hypertension
dc.subject.keyword Insulin resistance
dc.subject.keyword Obesity
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